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13 days ago

Research Associate

American Federation of Teachers Washington, DC

The strategic research associate will work under the direct supervision of… Glassdoor


13 days ago

Senior Associate/Writer

American Federation of Teachers Washington, DC

Under the general supervision of the media affairs manager, the senior… Glassdoor


13 days ago

Organizer - Cleveland ACTS

American Federation of Teachers Cleveland, OH

Are you ready to join the fight for social, economic and education justice? The Alliance of Charter Teachers and Staff (AFT ACTS) is uniting charter… Glassdoor


4 days ago

Organizer - Early Educators United, New Mexico

American Federation of Teachers Albuquerque, NM

Job title: Organizer Location: Albuquerque, Las Cruces, Roswell and Santa Fe New Mexico Salary: Competitive Salary with an excellent benefits package… Glassdoor


17 days ago

Organizer - Higher Education Project Staff

American Federation of Teachers Champaign, IL

This is a full-time temporary position for a project organizer to help in building a Faculty organizing committee at the… Glassdoor


11 days ago

Full-time organizer - Oregon Higher Ed Organizing Project

American Federation of Teachers Corvallis, OR

Oregon Higher Education Organizing Project ORGANIZER POSITIONS Portland or Corvallis OR Position: The Oregon Higher Education Organizing Project… Glassdoor


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    If you get hired as "project staff" be vary wary...

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    Current Employee - Project Organizer  in  Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Project Organizer in Austin, TX

    I have been working at American Federation of Teachers full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great members and local leaders. Ability to work on your own and make your own decisions. Self scheduling is a plus. Benefits are good.

    Cons

    Pay is horrible, management will ignore you completely until they need something from you, you will be told all the time that your job might be in jeopardy, only those in the top tier i.e. regional directors, national reps, etc will get paid well. Expect resistance from management to do much of anything for you in regards to pay and or benefits. Use of your own car can get tiring even with mileage reimbursement.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Start treating "project staff" with decency. So many of us are looked and treated like second class citizens. We work for a union who treats their own employees worse than some of the people we represent. Negotiating pay raises shouldn't take months or years when many of the higher level employees make well over a 100k a year with annual raises.

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